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East District Cross Country League – Broxburn

The final match of this winter season’s East District Cross Country League took place on Saturday 20 January at a snow covered course in Broxburn. It was a beautiful day and the weather conditions for running were perfect although the … Continue reading

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Inter District XC Championships – 13/01/2018

The inter district cross country championships took place yesterday at Holyrood Park in Edinburgh. The east of scotland had a very successful day winning 7 of the 8 team races and having 6 of the 8 individual winners which must … Continue reading

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Scottish Indoor 3000m Title for Christian

The Emirates Arena hosted the GAA miler meet in Glasgow on 7 January 2018 incorprating the Scottish Indoor 300om Championships. Lasswade AC had three athletes competing, Lauren Dickson in the U20 women and Christian Graham and Euan Hood in the … Continue reading

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Inter District Cross Country Championships – 13/01/2018

The above event takes place at Holyrood Park in Edinburgh as part of the Great Edinburgh International Cross Country event which includes some of the worlds top cross country runners.  Last year saw one of the most exciting races I … Continue reading

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East District XC Championships – Livingston – 09/12/2017

The East District Cross Country Championships took place at a cold and frosty Deans in Livingston on Saturday 9 December with 24 athletes from Lasswade AC competing. The frost made the ground hard underfoot although still suitable for spikes. The … Continue reading

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East District Cross Country League Match 2 – Alloa – 25/11/2017

The second of this winters East District League matches took place in a snow covered Alloa on Saturday 25 November. Although the conditions were cold and dry, the course soon became very muddy and slippy and only got worse as … Continue reading

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National Short Course XC Championships – Kirkcaldy – 11/11/2017

The National short course cross country championships took place at Dunnikier Park next to Kirkcaldy High School last Saturday. The course was on an uphill start but after that it was fairly flat and open, the underfoot conditions were fairly good … Continue reading

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National XC Relays – Cumbernauld – 28/10/2017

The National XC Relays took place last weekend with two Lasswade AC young male teams, one masters team and an incomplete senior men’s team competing. The young male athletes had done well in recent years finishing just outside the medals … Continue reading

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East District Cross Country League – Stirling

The first East District Cross Country League Match of this winter season took place at Stirling Unversity on Saturday 21 October 2017. Initially the weather was mild and dry but the forecast was for rain and it was not too long … Continue reading

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East District XC Relays – Glamis Castle

The first cross country event of this winter season took place at Glamis Castle just north of Dundee on 14 October. It was a beautiful setting in the grounds of the castle and the we got weather to match. The … Continue reading

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